As the winter sports season reaching the end of preseason, both basketball and soccer will begin league play. Central Interscholastic Federation (CIF) redid the leagues at the end of last season and placed the Eagles in a new league.
With the soccer season already underway, the FC boys soccer team looks to improve their skills by competing in the Jim Inglis Tournament in Lemoore, Dec. 7-8. The team usually competes in the Bakersfield Garces Memorial Tournament, however, soccer leadership decided to invest in the Jim Inglis Lemoore Tournament. Head of soccer Matt Markarian wanted different types of competition for the team.
With the semester nearing the end, drama director Kyle Dodson plans to take three students to Fresno State Theatre Arts Open House to learn more about the art of drama. Ezekiel Fuller, '20, Tatiana Iest, '19, and Claire Palsgaard, '20, will travel with Dodson, Dec. 6.
With the season of giving just around the corner, FC leadership will once again collect canned food for the Canned Food Drive. This will be the 8th annual year of the drive and all cans are due by Dec. 7.
As Christmas approaches, the high school and junior high choir have been working since November to practice for the upcoming Christmas programs “Lessons and Carols” at 7 p.m. at the Peoples Church main auditorium, Dec. 3.
With the winter season approaching, senior Alexander Rurik gears up for soccer one last time. Entering his final season, Rurik hopes to win league and go far in playoffs. Rurik is one of few lifers at Fresno Christian, meaning he has attended since kindergarten and now is in his senior year.
The annual FC alumni soccer game will be held once again on the soccer field. The event welcomes all FC soccer alumni back to participate in a soccer game to play against the current soccer team at 9 a.m., Nov. 24. Written by: John Monke.
After a long summer of practice and games, the boys' varsity basketball team will try and make a deep playoff run. The Eagles finished last year with an overall record of 12-16 and 3-7 in league play. Written by John Monke.
One of the most common injuries that occurs to athletes in today's age is the concussion. According to the American Association of Neurological Surgeons. “A concussion is an injury to the brain that results in temporary loss of normal brain function. It usually is caused by a blow to the head.”